- Sun, May 1, 2016
I was asked to lead the prayer time in our Sunday School Class this weekend. Many had come to class with burdened hearts – one had just lost a sister to cancer, one needed strength to face her estranged husband, one wanted prayer for her son and daughter-in-law in the last trimester of a high risk pregnancy.
We spent about thirty minutes of class time in prayer. We didn't conclude the time with answers to prayers, but what we did gain was peace knowing we'd placed our petitions at the throne of our Lord God almighty.
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- Mon, Mar 21, 2016
Usually it's my children asking me questions. Not this time.
While serving in the 2-year old Sunday school class this weekend, it was my 13 year-old Rebecca who was fielding the questions. One of the little girls asked her why there was a picture of a palm tree leaf on the church bulletin. Rebecca told her it was Palm Sunday, the day Jesus went to Jerusalem and that the crowds welcomed Him by waving palm branches. The inquisitive girl asked why the people welcomed Him. Rebecca told her it was because they knew He was their Savior and they ...